Arts of the Americas
late 19th century
3 1/16 × 6 15/16 × 7 in. (7.8 × 17.6 × 17.8 cm) (show scale)
Museum Expedition 1905, Museum Collection Fund
The Hupa basketry hat (05.588.7464) is on the left in photograph and the Yurok basketry hat (05.588.7515) is on the right. When these hats were collected in 1905 they were treasured items of Hupa women and they remain so today. This basketry hat was collected by Stewart Culin directly from the weaver, Mary, when he saw it in her home.
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Hupa. Basketry Hat, late 19th century. Plant fiber
, 3 1/16 × 6 15/16 × 7 in. (7.8 × 17.6 × 17.8 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Museum Expedition 1905, Museum Collection Fund, 05.588.7464. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.05.588.7464.jpg)
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